Studio Workshops

All day printmaking workshop


Regular printmaking workshops take place at Prospect Studios in Waterfoot. suitable for both beginners or artists with some printmaking experience covering such techniques as

  • Dry Point.
  • Etching and Aquatint.
  • Relief Printing.
  • Collograph.
  • Monoprinting.
  • Dates for 2018-2019



July 7th and 8th and 29th.

August 4th and 5th.

September 15th and 16th

October 13th and 14th

November 3rd and 4th

December 8th and 9th

Large drypoint weekend and collograph course ( 2 days ) to take place in August ( contact Alan for details )


January 19th and 20th.

February 16th and 17th.

March 16th and 17th.

April  13th and 14th.

May 11th and 12th.

June 1st and 2nd

July 20th and 21st

Extra classes will be arranged during the year, interested parties should  join mailing list.

HOT BED PRESS are organising The 20 20 exchange again and prints will need to be completed at Prospect by 7th October 2017. Anyone interested let me know by end of July. Extra classes will be arranged during year.

I also intend to organise another Stuart Brocklehurst weekend later in year ( november ) and hopefully offer a collograph workshop by Hester Cox ( Pete is working on this ) or another.

For any groups able to gather 6 artists together, I can run a bespoke class , occasional days can be arranged during week. I also offer an editioning service should artists not wish to print their own plates, price on request. Also off site classes can be arranged for art groups, making full use of water based inks and a portable print which can print up to A4.

  • Artists can attend one day or two.
  • Also if artists wish to take part in the 20 20 exchange in need to know by end of July. Best wishes Alan
  • Further dates will appear in July 2019.
  • Classes take place from 10.00am to
  • Dates liable to change dependent on numbers.
  • Cost £40 per day plus plates and Fabriano paper ( if needed )
  • additional dates to be arranged, email for details.
  • Leaflet with details available on request.
  • Free parking by studio.
  • Bus X43 from Manchester and Burnley, 464 from Rochdale, Accrington.
  • Class numbers limited to 7.
  • Class members regularly exhibit, are selected for competiions and sell work.
  • Art groups and art societies catered for.
  • Collograph weekend, large drypoint classes and extra workshops tba.
  • Teacher training days can be arranged on or off site.